Air Compressor Repair Service

Air Compressor Repair Service

If you're looking for an air compressor repair shop, depend on Fluid-Aire Dynamics for fast, efficient air compressor repair within 90 miles of Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Detroit, and Philadelphia. We specialize in industrial air compressor service including rotary screw, rotary vane and reciprocating, along with dryers and compressed air accessories. We'll get you up and running as quickly as possible to keep downtime to a minimum.

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Air Compressor Issues We Help With

Our dedicated service manager and technicians are committed to addressing any air compressor emergency you might face. We offer around-the-clock phone and on-site support to ensure your needs are met promptly and effectively. Our team is equipped to handle a wide array of emergency and standard air compressor repair needs, including, but not limited to:

  • Air compressor failure
  • Air compressor won’t start/air dryer won’t start
  • Overheating compressors
  • Motor overloads
  • Blown fuses or breakers
  • Abnormal sounds from the compressed air system
  • Water in Compressed Air Pipes
  • Oil leaks in the compressor
  • Inability to maintain pressure
  • Pressure drops in the system
  • Abnormal or high sump pressure
  • High oil carryover in compressed air
  • Water in the compressed air lines
  • Air leaks
  • Broken compressor components such as fans, intake filters, or manifolds
  • Malfunctioning compressor on/off switches
Air Compressor Issues We Help With
Air Compressor Diagnostics

Air Compressor Diagnostics

Our factory-trained service technicians have the experience and expertise to diagnose and fix a wide variety of air compressor problems. We'll help you determine the air compressor repair cost, what parts are needed and a preventative maintenance plan to avoid future problems. We use a detailed diagnostic checklist to quickly identify the root cause of your issue, which may include:

  • Plant pressure
  • Electrical connections
  • Motor operation
  • Control systems
  • Belts, bearings and moving parts
  • Distribution system

Air Compressor Repair & Rebuild Service

Most air compressor repairs are small and simple, but sometimes you need a more extensive repair, such as rebuilding the air-end or compressor motor. In these cases, trust the compressed air experts at Fluid-Aire Dynamics. We can handle even the most complex repairs and rebuilds for nearly any make or model of rotary screw or other industrial air compressor.

  • Our factory-trained service technicians will quickly diagnose the problem and determine the most effective way to repair your unit.
  • If it can be repaired simply, we'll take care of it on the spot.
  • If your unit requires a complete rebuild, we can do that, too. We'll work with you to determine whether a rebuild or replacement is the most cost-effective alternative for your situation.
Contact Your Professional Air Compressor Repair Service Today!

Contact Your Professional Air Compressor Repair Service Today!

Are you in need of an air compressor repair service near you in Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Detroit, or Philadelphia? Give us a call or click today for immediate support.


Our Repair Process

Our team is on-call 24/7/365 for emergency compressor repair within our service areas near Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Detroit, and Philadelphia. For Fluid-Aire Dynamics customers, we guarantee to be on-site within four hours.

Our Repair Process
  • The compressed air service technician will collect a detailed description of the issue, its onset, and the circumstances under which it occurs.

  • We perform a visual inspection for apparent issues, like oil leakage, and carry out further diagnostics as needed.

  • If plant pressure issues are present, this typically indicates a mechanical problem with the compressor.

  • Motor overloading often points to a temperature control or electrical issue that needs addressing.

  • Whenever possible, we aim to repair the issue during the first visit. Our trucks are equipped with common repair parts to enable quick and efficient compressor repair.

Why do our clients think that we are the best air compressor repair service in Chicagoland?

Why do our clients think that we are the best air compressor repair service in Chicagoland?

When it comes to emergency compressor repair service, you can count on Fluid-Aire Dynamics. We offer 24/7 phone and on-site support within 90 miles of our facilities for air compressor service in Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Detroit, and Philadelphia.

  • We Work With Your Industry

    We at Fluid-Aire Dynamics cater to a broad spectrum of industries that depend on clean, efficient, and dry compressed air, encompassing sectors like General Manufacturing, Food Processing, Automotive Service, Robotics, Pharmaceuticals, and numerous others.

  • We Service Your Air Compressor Brand

    Our team, with over 30 factory-trained service technicians, is adept at maintaining, servicing, and repairing a wide range of rotary screw or hydrovane-style air compressors, including brands like Atlas Copco, Ingersoll-Rand, and more. We specialize in industrial air compressors, advising consumer-level compressor users to contact original manufacturers for service.

  • We Have Air Compressor Parts You Need In Stock

    We keep a vast inventory of air compressor replacement parts to ensure swift and efficient repairs. Our strong relationships with equipment vendors nationwide enable us to stock a wide array of maintenance and aftermarket parts, facilitating quick completion of repair jobs.


Can an air compressor be repaired?

Yes! In most cases, air compressors, air dryers and other compressed air system components can be repaired. Rotary screw and other styles of industrial air compressors will need regular service and occasional repair, just like any other piece of industrial equipment. Repairs may entail swapping out faulty components, adjusting system controls, or even rebuilding the entire motor or air-end. Repair services can help you get more life out of your aging air compressor and ensure that it provides you with a reliable supply of clean, dry, and efficient compressed air.

How much does it cost to service a compressor?

Service costs for industrial air compressors will depend on the size and complexity of your system, the complexity of and time required for the repair, and the cost of any replacement parts required. You may also pay a premium for emergency service. Our team will always give you an estimate up front, before completing repairs, so there are no surprises. To keep repair and service costs under control, consider a maintenance agreement. The Fluid-Aire Dynamics Elite Service Subscription Plan provides ‘bumper to bumper’ coverage that includes both standard maintenance and repairs for a predictable monthly rate.

Do air compressors wear out?

Like all industrial equipment, rotary screw and other styles of commercial air compressors have a finite expected service life. With proper maintenance, an industrial air compressor may last from 10 to 20 years or even longer. The service life depends on the type of air compressor, the usage patterns, the conditions under which the compressor operates, and how well it is maintained. For example, a rotary screw air compressor may last for 40,000 hours or more, for full-time operation of 20 or more years. Reciprocating air compressors generally have a life span of 10-15 years. An aging compressor may be able to get a second life by rebuilding the motor or replacing the air-end. You can extend the life of your air compressor with regular preventative maintenance.

Can I fix the air compressor on my own?

If you have qualified maintenance technicians on staff, they may be able to perform standard air compressor maintenance and basic repairs, such as changing filters, greasing bearings, checking and adding oil, or fixing problems such as a stuck valve, blown fuse or interruption in the power supply. However, for more complex issues with rotary screw, rotary vane or reciprocating industrial air compressors, it is usually helpful to bring in a factory-trained specialist. Diagnosing problems with pressure drop, overheating or motor overload , for example, can be complex, and “fixing” the wrong problem means the real issue is left unaddressed. Trust the experts at Fluid-Aire Dynamics for all of your air compressor repair issues, big or small.

Reach Out to Your Local Compressed Air Experts

Located at our Chicago headquarters, Fluid-Aire Dynamics also operates local service offices in Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Detroit, and Philadelphia. Our services extend to a 90-mile radius around these metropolitan regions. Get in touch for sales, rentals, installation, repair, and maintenance of compressed air equipment in your vicinity.

Our Locations


225 Spring Lake Drive,
IL 60143



9602 Franklin Dr.,
Franklin WI 53132



14250 Judicial Rd.,
Burnsville MN 55306



50469 Pontiac Trail,
Wixom MI 48393



36 Mountain View Road,
Morgantown PA 19543